Social Workpart time degree programmes for professionals, distance studies

  • Bachelor of Arts


  • 6 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Erfurt


Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Summer and Winter Semester

Area of study

Social Work


Childhood Education, Youth Social Work, Social Services for Adults, Child and Youth Welfare, Social Policy, Social Law, Supervision, Intervision, Coaching, Social History, Philosophy, Ethics, Project Management, Integration and Migration


While digitisation is replacing certain areas of work, social skills are becoming more and more important. In the distance learning course in Social Work, you will gain the latest knowledge in the areas of society, education, psychology and law and will also be prepared for possible management tasks with sound business management content. In addition, you have the opportunity to obtain the title of state-recognised social worker or state-recognised social pedagogue when you have successfully completed the practical social work project.

Admission modus

Without admission restriction

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

You have completed an apprenticeship or further education, work experience or have already studied? Then let your previous achievements be recognized for the correspondence course! This way you save time as well as tuition fees - namely EUR 30 per recognized ECTS point. \t - Shortening your study time: Skip individual modules or entire semesters! - Save on tuition: For every ECTS point you get you save EUR 30. We will be happy to check before your application for distance learning whether and to what extent we can take your previous achievements into account: noncommittally and 100% online. Simply fill out our online recognition form.

Application deadlines

Winter semester (2023/2024)
  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants


  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union


  • Deadlines for international students from countries that are not members of the European Union


Tuition fee


399.00 EUR / Month

Fees (Link)

Tuition fees vary depending on the time model.

Languages of instruction

Main language


DAAD - Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst - German Academic Exchange Service